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  discontinu3
  discontinuité
  discours1
  discours2
  discours3
  discours4
  discours authentique
  discret1
  discret2
  discrétion
  discursif
  disjoint
  disjonctif
  disjonction1
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English

direct speech

[Subentry of direct, speech3]

Fr    discours direct, style direct

Synonym(s): direct discourse, direct quotation

Antonym(s): indirect discourse, indirect quotation, indirect speech

Source(s): Brown & Levinson: 107 (directly quoted speech); Crystal 2003: 140; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 302-303 (direct style); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 68; Leech 1983: 184; Matthews 1997: 100; Quirk etal. 1985: 1022; Richards etal. 1992: 109-110; Trask 1993: 83; Wales 1989: 126-127


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  diminutive
  diphthong
  diphthongization
  diphthongize
  diplomatics
  direct
  direct case
  direct theta-marking
  direction
  directional
  directive
  disambiguate
  disambiguation
  disconnection
  discontinuity

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